05/20/2020 - Export BioBase EcoSound Maps as Lowrance Charts
2020 has been a busy year for BioBase improvements and new feature releases. Previously exclusive to BioBase’s sister consumer mapping platform, C-MAP Genesis, BioBase users can now export their bathymetric, aquatic vegetation heatmap, or bottom hardness map in a file format (AT5) that is compatible with most newer generation Lowrance and Simrad chartplotters. This feature … Continue reading "Export BioBase EcoSound Maps as Lowrance Charts"
04/24/2020 - New BioBase Feature Alert: Google Earth Imagery Exports
At C-MAP, we are excited to announce the release of a new feature that allows users to export exact replicates of their BioBase EcoSound maps as Google Earth images (.kmz and .kml; Figure 1). This YouTube video will walk you through how it’s done. BioBase processed raw sonar logs and creates habitat maps with sophisticated … Continue reading "New BioBase Feature Alert: Google Earth Imagery Exports"
03/18/2020 - New BioBase Viewer Released
Ok, it’s a bit overdue. But better late than never! BioBase customers will now see an updated and enhanced viewer for their EcoSound and EcoSat. No longer will users have to struggle to get their map to fit within the little square box of the old viewer with a Bing zoom level that either zoomed … Continue reading "New BioBase Viewer Released"
02/03/2020 - BioBase Applications benefiting conservation of UK’s Wetlands
Fisheries Scientist Jim Lyons from the UK’s Environment Agency has been in action over the last few months introducing Yorkshire Fisheries Officers to the benefits of the BioBase system. Following two days of survey work on a couple of gravel pit fisheries in the area the team received a report less than a week later. … Continue reading "BioBase Applications benefiting conservation of UK’s Wetlands"